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just their second win of the season. >>> let's go to the lone star state. lakers visiting the rockets. kobe, 52 points away from 30,000 for his career. only four other players have ever done that. pau gasol out with tendinitis in both knees. fourth quarter, rockets mounting a comeback. greg smith, the hoop. houston down one after the free throw. rockets up four. kobe bryant, takes the three and it's a one-point game. lakers led by double-digits in the fourth quarter. but l.a., down two. eight seconds to go. kobe, of course, with the ball. pulls the shoot on the three, off the mark. metta world peace, no good. anton jamison misses. l.a. falls to 8-10 on the season. its worst 18-game start since 1993. in the mid-'90s, 1993, james worthy and byron scott were still playing for the lakers. >>> i'm doug kezirian. have a great day. >> we were all in a much different place in the mid-'90s. >> weren't we? >>> coming up next, "the pulse." and a really good sport. we'll show you an inspiring act on the wrestling mat. >>> and anderson cooper, bandaged and blinded. why he suddenly lost his sight.
Dec 5, 2012 6:00pm EST
, but not on the airwaves. he missed it. rebound. no good. rebound. no good. the lakers have just hooked s -- pooped their pants. [laughter] >> it could have been a lot worse. unprofessional, that is what they are. [ male announcer ] this commercial is not about getting fios; it's about getting fios. that moment after you finally got it, that you actually get it. when you can see blades of artificial grass in their full glory, you get it. or the first time you download a two-hour movie in two minutes, you get it. because once you've got it, you get it. now you can get fios for an amazing price online, just $79.99 a month with a two year agreement. act now and youou'll also get $300 back. hurry. this holiday deal ends soon. call the verizon center for customers with disabilities go to got2getfios.com. at 800-974-6006 tty/v. once you've got it, you get it. a few changes on the way. >> gold changes tonight. it dropped into the 20's and .0's it will warm up as we head into the weekend. increasing chances of rain and warmer temperatures on sunday. ryan will have more coming 11 p.m.ht at >> ok, doug. >> "
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the rebound and the win 105-101 over miami, only their second win of the season. >>> a scare for the lakers. kobe bryant gets smacked in the face driving to the basket and goes down in pain but stays in the game. toney douglas hits from downtown. gives the rockets the lead. kobe gets the lakers within one. not enough. houston downs l.a. 107-105. when we come back why the statue of liberty remains off limits to tourists and then buckle up. oh, my goodness. look at who is in the driver's seat. we'll check out specially trained dogs who are hitting the road. at. we'll check out specially trained dogs who are hitting the road. it could also mean living with joint damage. help relieve the pain and stop the damage with humira, adalimumab. for many adults with moderate to severe ra, humira is clinically proven to help relieve pain and stop joint damage. so you can treat more than just the pain. humira can lower your ability to fight infections, including tuberculosis. serious, sometimes fatal events, such as infections, lymphoma, or other types of cancer, have happened. blood, liver and nervous sy
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and the thunder beat the nets 117-111. in houston, greg smith had a strong second half against the lakers. and they took the lead on three point shot from tony douglas. houston over los angeles 107-105. college basketball, number three michigan rolled over western michigan, 73-41. and that extends the wolverine's streak to seven wins, no losses. congratulations to them. late in the second half, north carolina state's c.j. lessly takes it to the hole for the jam. the wolfpack defeats uconn 69-65. >>> the "boston globe" reports that the red sox have made a three years, are $38 million offer to dodgers and phillies center fielder shane victorino. >>> and los angeles galaxy soccer star david beckham finally said good-bye after six years, thanked his fans. the team won its second mls championship saturday, but beckham has in the yet announced where he'll play in the future. and now for another look at the weather, here is bill karins with the weather channel forecast. >> a big beckham fan? >> yeah, he's a good-bye. not too bad on the eyes. >> people everywhere just turned the audio down. hope
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's where they came from. and then utah changes its name to the rockies or the lakers or one of those giants. whatever's available. >> team swapping. >> that's what it is. name for naime spp speaking of trades, r.a. dicky stopped by the dicky show last night where jon stewart explained why his cy young win was bad news for the mets. >> this tremendous story, this tremendous success, i guess my question is how will the new york mets screw this up. i'm a long time mets fan and it does create a dilemma because when a player such as yourself comes along and has such grand success, there is in the back of your mind a feeling of like, no, no, dude, keep your head down, don't win the cy young, because if you do, they will sell you you on the open market. like you want you to be good, but not so great. >> dicky went on to tell stewart that he would love to stay in new york, but espn reported on monday eight teams have already spoken to the mets about potential trades. and finally, following a weekend of tragedy for the nfl, texans wide receiver andre johnson spread holiday cheer to a dozen kids in n
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't be more excited about next year. the same with the lakers. you saw what the galaxy did and the kings. liz: clippers. clippers. david: good sports town. >> clippers, of course. liz: suddenly that is the hot ticket. david: we love new york as well, mayor. you have to understand. we have our own teams here too. thank you very much. good to see you. >> thank you so much. >> thank you. liz: citigroup as you know announcing a massive 11,000 jobs are being cut. our own liz macdonald has been talking to citi executives about the possibility of even more cuts to come. find out what they're saying. david: plus call it the never-ending stimulus. look at this. as you can see money added back in 2009 continues to show up each year. where is a lot of this money ending up? what happened to the stimulus? supposed to be a one-shot deal. we had it four years in a row. when will it end? more on that coming up. having you ship my gifts couldn't be easier. well, having a ton of locations doesn't hurt. and a santa to boot [ chuckles ] right, baby. oh, sir. that is a customer. oh...sorry about that. [ malannoun
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is the state bird of louisiana. >> the lakers, the name from minnesota, yeah. i think theat president obama should intervene here the new orleans basketball team should be the new orleans sxraz. they should take that back from utah because who equates jazz with utah? >> well, i understand that they treat people that play jazz music in utah the same way as they treated witches in salem. >> michael jordan is interested in the hornets' name. it could become the charlotte hornets. >> what's point? >> good grief. >> speaking of names, we have to point out that cyprian is wearing the real name of the washington wizards a t-shirt on, the bullets. >> washington bullets. used to be the bullet. >> yeah. they have gone downhill. from the bullits to the wizard. finally, lots of people love the smell of a freshly opened box of pizza earthens so much so they might wear it as a perfume. that notion started as a joke. >> never do that. >> i wouldn't either. >> started on pizza hut's facebook page awhile back and they are decided to go have fun with it as a joke in canada they
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making headlines, not for tonight's game against the lakers, but because of a possible name change. that team is expected to change the names to the pelicans as early as the 2013/2014 season. so why pelicans? louisiana, you may or may not know is the pelican state. the brown pelican is the state bird and appears on the state flag and on the seal. the hornets moved to new orleans from charlotte in 2002. charlotte bobcats owner michael jordan told the charlotte observer, he would consider reclaiming the name if it was available again. >> the teams move and they keep the state name and then they end up -- >> something related to -- >> when we come back, some breaking economic numbers. we are just a few minutes away from productivity numbers for the third quarter. right now as we head to a break, take a look at u.s. equity futures still indicated higher, up about 36 points for those futures. >>> welcome back to squawk "squawk box," everybody. rick santelli is standing by at the cme in chicago, steve liesman is right here in studio with us. and rick, go ahead. take it away. >> all right